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Kobe Achilles Tendon

Achilles Tendon Rupture

Nabil Ebraheim, MD | Posted 10.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Nabil Ebraheim, MD

The Achilles tendon is the thickest and strongest tendon within the body; although occasionally it is exposed to stresses which make is susceptible to...

Kobe's Rebound From Torn Achilles Will Be Vast Challenge

Jordan Schultz | Posted 02.08.2014 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Perhaps the most glaring tell that Kobe isn't yet Kobe came with just under five minutes left in the game. He was fouled and heard the whistle, yet did not attempt to bring his hands through for his trademark move to draw a shooting foul.

Kobe Not Planning To Play Friday Night For Lakers

Los Angeles Daily News | Mark Medina | Posted 02.04.2014 | Los Angeles

The Lakers have preached caution with Kobe Bryant's pending return, knowing the sensitivity surrounding his left Achilles tendon makes it unpredictabl...

GRAPHIC PHOTO: Kobe Bryant Shares Image From Achilles Surgery

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.15.2013 | Sports

Kobe Bryant on Tuesday shared a photo of his Achilles' surgery. You might wish he hadn't. It's got blood, stitches and rubber-gloved hands. If the ...

Kobe Bryant's Achilles Tendon Rupture: The Role of Increased Minutes

Shawn Sorenson | Posted 06.18.2013 | Sports
Shawn Sorenson

Following Kobe Bryant's season-ending Achilles tendon rupture, there's much debate about the role of increased minutes during the Lakers' playoff push in contributing to the injury. Here are at least four major factors to be considered.